Tuesday, June 7, 2016
“Obrigado from Porto!”
The EBAN “Scale up for Europe” 2016 Annual Congress took place in lovely Porto, Portugal between 25-27 May and in the middle of the “Scale-up Porto” week, an initiative launched by the Municipality of Porto dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs to startup and scale up their companies. Throughout this week dedicated to entrepreneurship more than 1000 founders and investors attended the numerous workshops, conferences, meetings and pitching competitions that the Municipality, in partnership with EBAN (European Business Angel Network) among others, organized.
Monday, June 6, 2016
On Thursday 14th April 2016, entrepreneurs took a step further in becoming investment ready with the InvestHorizon Coaching Academy organized by the Netherlands Chamber of Commerce on behalf of EUROCHAMBRES and InvestHorizon.
The Academy took place during the ‘Week van de Ondernemer’ in Utrecht. One of the largest events for entrepreneurs in the Netherlands, organized by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Synpact, Chamber of Commerce, Rabobank, RVO, MKB Nederland with more than 10.000 visitors yearly. The Academy gathered 12 entrepreneurs with 6 coaches and 2 investors from the private equity and banking sector. It started with an introduction to the InvestHorizon Programme followed by two keynote speakers.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
On 13th April 2016, InvestHorizon Human Resource management day was independently organized from other InvestHorizon events. Its main objective was to give an innovative and new approach to Human Resource trainings for companies with experience. The Academy gathered 30 Latvian companies from various sectors with 5 experts and 5 coaches. The selected experts were highly experienced in human resource management including innovative approaches.